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Originally Posted by newphase View Post

Huh?
I take issue with that.
Also, you might want to add to your TLDR post on P.5 that the entire post with the exception of para 1, is a copy-paste from another website. wink.gif

Lol indeed

http://www.macrumors.com/2011/07/22/os-x-lion-raises-bar-on-security-but-battery-firmware-vulnerability-surfaces/

and

http://forums.macrumors.com/showthread.php?t=1353993&page=14&forceMobile=1
post #152 of 210
Oh wow!
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Originally Posted by Xenthos View Post

With the money you saved you can buy a hefty SSD and enjoy the speed of your new (still cheaper) laptop.

The prices in Europe are unacceptable. In Canada/US, it is really not the same case. The equivalent of the Sony would be $1200, and the Apple MBA is $1150.
So while your argument might be valid for parts of the world, for other parts, it's really not.
Edited by born2bwild - 4/28/12 at 2:17pm
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post #154 of 210
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Originally Posted by edo101 View Post

I really hope some a bad ass virus comes and destroys MACs. i'm tired of all these pompous pricks that think they are cool cause they have MACs

But I am cool because I have a mac.

wannafightaboutit?
 
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post #155 of 210

They're behind, because they haven't had the demand for defense like Windows has. Security on any OS is poor and will most likely always will be, not to mention your wifi being a huge security risk.

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Agreed - reminds me of this:
Hahahaha lol... that's funny tongue.gif
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macs are completely immune to malware and viruses. Their OS is vastly superior guys. come on!!!
 
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Give me objective information

Good luck in your quest to find this. You might need to read articles written by AI.
    
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Are you somehow referring to yourself in that post? You're calling a user-base with a higher average intelligence and wealth the dumb one? I don't think you realize how many people use Windows. Most of us in the scientific community use Macs because our UNIX apps work natively on them.

You're wrong. You "scientists" are among the 1-2 % of the Mac userbase The remaining 98% are morons much like the Windows userbase. The only userbase that I could say are technologically "sufficient" (and I use that word with sparsity) would be the Unix/Linux community.

I understand your position on using Macs because of the Unix compatibility, but other than that your observation is completely biased and incorrect.

You know that everyone charges mac users anywhere from 10-50% more on repairs intentionally because Mac users are dumb enough to pay it, right?

Wealth ≠ Intelligence.

Intelligence ≠ Wealth.

Mac users ≠ Intelligence.
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OSX is just LINUX, I didn't know that Linux was so insecure!
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